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Human Rights, Equity & Accessibility

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Human Rights, Equity & Accessibility

News and Events


New - CHREA Virtual Office Hours! Every Wednesday from 1:00-2:30p.m. starting January 24, 2018.

Are you a staff or faculty member with a question about accessible document creation? Let CHREA assist you through a one-on-one virtual Zoom meeting during Virtual Office Hours. Please contact Andrea Walsh to obtain a link to connect to a Zoom video conference.

Emergency Response Information

Are you a staff or faculty member with a disability? Do you need information or support related to managing emergency situations? If so, please visit our Emergency Response Information page and consider filling out the Emergency Response Form for employees!

CHREA Events

Upcoming Events

Orientation to CHREA for Staff/Faculty:

January 17, 2018

11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m; Peterborough OC 204

Positive Space:

January 23, 2018
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m; Durham Campus Room 114

January 24, 2018
1:00 p.m- 2:00 p.m; Peterborough OC 205

AODA Customer Service Standard Training:

January 26, 2018

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m; Peterborough OC 205

Accessible Document Training:

Accessible PowerPoint and Excel Documents

February 8, 2018

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m; Zoom Video Conference

February 15, 2018

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m; Peterborough DNA C102

Accessible MS Word Document and Forms

February 15, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m; Peterborough DNA C102

Accessible PDF Documents and Forms with Adobe Pro

February 21, 2018

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m; Zoom Video Conference with limited in person space in Peterborough OC 124.

Please register on the Human Resources Staff Development webpage.

Past Events:

  • Creating Accessible PDFs with Adobe Pro: November 2017
  • CHREA Positive Space Training: November 2017. 
  • Accessible PowerPoint and Excel Files: October 2017.
  • Know Your Rights: Accessibility and Accommodations at Trent University.

  • CHREA presents 'Trans in the 21st Century: Roots, Emergence, and Direction'

  • AODA: Customer Service Certification.

  • CHREA @ Orientation Week.

  • Trent's CHREA presents 'Embracing Difference in Difficult Times - Rights, Faith, Identity and Muslims'

  • Accessible Documents workshop

  • Black History Month events 2016

  • Enabling Accessibility Grant celebration